“Haruki Murakami and the Question of Uneven Democracy in Post-Fukushima Japan”
April 21, 2014 | 5:00pm
1025 E 58th St, Chicago, IL 60637
Swift Hall, 3rd Floor Lecture Room
Free and open to the public; reception to follow
Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence
February 10 | 7pm
Film Studies Center, Cobb 307
5811 S. Ellis Avenue, Chicago, IL
Join the Center for East Asia Studies on Monday, February 10th for a film screening of Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence, a classic film by Nagisa Oshima about a Japanese POW camp during World War II.
Wednesday, April 23 | 5:00pm
Location: Social Sciences Research Building, Room 122
1126 E 59th St, Chicago, IL 60637
In this major, paradigm-shifting work, Kojin Karatani systematically re-reads Marx's version of world history, shifting the focus of critique from modes of production to modes of exchange.